IoT in Government Central/Local

IoT in Government Central/Local

UK announces £60m green tech competition – but cuts EV subsidies

British innovators and researchers are being invited to pitch new ideas to help tackle the effects of climate change on towns, cities, and the...

IoT security: Government unveils Code of Practice – but it’s voluntary

Internet of Business says The UK government has launched a new voluntary Code of Practice for the manufacturers of Internet of Things devices, with the...

Digital Street: HM Land Registry tests blockchain for property conveyancing

The Land Registry is partnering with digital transformation software company Methods to examine the potential use of blockchain in property conveyancing and land ownership...

Health tech: UK announces Digital Health Catalyst competition winners

A number of breakthrough technologies to revolutionise UK healthcare are a step closer to becoming reality this morning following a national competition, according to...

UK government calls for regulation of cryptocurrency ‘Wild West’

The UK government's Treasury Committee has called for greater regulation of cryptocurrencies, citing volatile prices, hacking vulnerabilities, minimal consumer protection, and money laundering risks...

Zero Emissions: UK launches £25m competition for green battery tech

The British government has launched a £25 million funding competition to develop new battery technologies for next-gen electric vehicles. Announced today and opening on 17...

UK unveils £106m for zero emissions tech, £500m from industry

UPDATED A £106 million package for projects developing green battery, vehicle and refuelling technology is to be unveiled today by the prime minister at...

UK getting green number plates, e-bike funds in green transport push

Chris Middleton reports on how green number plates for low-emission vehicles could help make our crowded towns and cities better for all. Meanwhile, the...

UPDATED | Google at 20: Going back to its roots as...

UPDATED 12 SEPTEMBER As Google turns 20 with a new search engine launch, Chris Middleton looks at what it has been up to lately...

UK government publishes NHS A.I. supplier code of conduct

Internet of Business says The UK government has announced a new code of conduct covering the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the NHS and...

Propaganda chatbots and manipulative AI: Worse to come, says MIT

Internet of Business says The political landscape on either side of the Atlantic has rarely felt as polarised as it does today. Whatever your politics,...

Security: UK recognises 3 universities as cybersecurity centres of excellence

The UK government has recognised three universities as Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR), bringing the total number of these centres...